Jessi Wooten is from Raleigh, NC where she started dancing at the age of 3. Jessi graduated from East Carolina University in the spring of 2020 with a BFA in Dance with a concentration in performance and choreography, as well as a certificate in entrepreneurship. She extensively trained and studied in Ballet, Pointe, Jazz, Modern, and Contemporary during her time at school. Jessi has attended the American Dance Festival in 2017 as well as in 2019, where she performed in Martha Graham’s “Dark Meadow Suite” at the Footprints Performance. She also had the opportunity to study at the Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance in London, UK. Jessi has a passion for performing and teaching dance to young aspiring dancers. She hopes to one day have the opportunity to perform in a professional dance company. Jessi is beyond excited to join Studio Five this year!